TV/Film Writer, Elite Daily

Remote
Editorial – Elite Daily
Part-time
UPDATE: Thank you so much for your interest in this position! Unfortunately, we have received several dozen applicants and have chosen to move forward with them at this time. That said, we encourage you to still apply to this position here. If we have additional openings, we will be in touch!

Are you a film buff that can name every Best Picture Oscar-winner in the past decade? Would you rather binge-watch a full season of "Parks And Recreation" than go to a party? Do you have theories on the latest murder mystery to drop on Netflix? Then Elite Daily’s TV/film writer position is perfect for you.

Elite Daily is seeking remote part-time TV and film writers to contribute 3-4 full days per week. Writers should have extensive knowledge of the latest in film news and must be comfortable analyzing TV shows ranging from ‘Game of Thrones’ to ‘Riverdale.’ Writers must have a fun and witty voice and the ability to write quickly and cleanly. There are also opportunities for thought provoking essays and analysis as well as reporting (not a requirement).

Ideal candidates should have at least 2+ years of experience in reporting, writing, and/or blogging, specializing in entertainment writing or TV/film reviewing. Bonus points if your background or experience lends itself to covering TV and film news from a unique perspective (please tell us how in your cover letter)!

Candidates should be available to work MWF 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. EST.

Requirements

    • Availability to work remotely at least three days a week
    • A passion for TV and film news
    • Pitch-perfect news judgement
    • A fun and witty voice and innovative ideas
    • 2+ years reporting/blogging/writing experience
    • Available: MWF 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. EST.

Responsibilities

    • Write three to four articles per shift with Elite Daily's voice and style
    • Pitch relevant and interesting stories to editors with creative headlines
    • Watch and cover movies and TV shows within Elite Daily's demographic
Bustle Digital Group is the largest premium publisher reaching millennial women. Every month, nearly 80 million readers turn to Bustle Digital Group publications — Bustle, Romper, Elite Daily, and The Zoe Report — for impactful conversation around the interests and issues engaging women today. Focusing on everything from pop culture to parenthood, Bustle Digital Group's content leverages the power of a diverse set of voices from coast to coast. Bustle Digital Group does business with over 300 global brands, and ranks among the most popular media companies with our demographic on social media. Bustle Digital Group was founded in 2013 and is headquartered in New York City, with offices in Los Angeles and London.